Office of the President – Cabinet

Organizational Guide

Purpose

The purpose of Portland Community College President's Cabinet is to advise and support the president in the fulfillment of PCC's mission and related strategic goals in a manner that equitably empowers and promotes student, employee and community success.

Role

The president and Cabinet provide leadership consistent with the culture, mission and strategic goals of Portland Community College. This leadership role also extends to college-specific elements of the Portland Community College Board of Directors' annual goals.

Taking into account recommendations from key college advisory committees and consultative bodies, the president and Cabinet are responsible for:

  • Establishing administrative procedures
  • Submitting the college budget to PCC Board of Directors
  • Establishing a strategic plan with clear institutional goals
  • Annually reporting on the status of the strategic plan
  • Ensuring college compliance with federal, state, and local laws and regulations
  • Fostering two-way communication on appropriate Cabinet agenda items within member areas of responsibility (which include college-wide committees as well as departments/divisions/campuses)
  • Serving as liaisons to key campus committees

Membership

Cabinet members serve at the invitation of the president. Current members include:

Mark Mitsui
College President
Dr. Lisa Avery
President, Sylvania Campus
Lisa Bledsoe
Associate Vice President, Human Resources
Eric Blumenthal
Vice President, Finance and Administration
Tricia Brand
Chief Diversity Officer, Office of Equity and Inclusion
Dr. Karin Edwards
President, Cascade Campus
Dina Farrell
Interim Associate Vice President, Finance
Dr. Traci Fordham
Program administrator
Marc Goldberg
Associate Vice President, Workforce Development and Continuing Education
Dr. Katy Ho
Vice President, Academic Affairs
Sylvia Kelley
Executive Vice President
Dr. Heather Lang
Interim Vice President, Student Affairs
Michael Northover
Chief Information Officer, Information Technology
Dr. Jen Piper
Interim President, Southeast Campus
Dr. Chris Villa
President, Rock Creek Campus

Schedule of Cabinet meetings

View the 2020 schedule

2020 cabinet meeting schedule, agendas, notes
Date Time Agenda Notes
January 8, 2020 8:30-11:30am
January 15, 2020 8:30-11:30am
January 22, 2020 8:30-11:30am
January 29, 2020 8:30-11:30am
February 5, 2020 8:30-11:30am
February 12, 2020 8:30-11:30am
February 19, 2020 8:30-11:30am
February 26, 2020 8:30-11:30am
March 4, 2020 8:30-11:30am
March 18, 2020 8:30-11:30am
March 25, 2020 8:30-11:30am
April 1, 2020 8:30-11:30am
April 8, 2020 8:30-11:30am
April 15, 2020 8:30-11:30am
April 22, 2020 8:30-11:30am
April 29, 2020 8:30-11:30am
May 6, 2020 8:30-11:30am
May 13, 2020 8:30-11:30am
May 20, 2020 8:30-11:30am
May 27, 2020 8:30-11:30am
June 10, 2020 8:30-11:30am
June 17, 2020 8:30-11:30am
June 24, 2020 8:30-11:30am
July 1, 2020 8:30-11:30am
July 8, 2020 8:30-11:30am
July 15, 2020 8:30-11:30am
July 22, 2020 8:30-11:30am
July 29, 2020 8:30-11:30am
August 5, 2020 8:30-11:30am
August 12, 2020 8:30-11:30am
August 19, 2020 8:30-11:30am
August 26, 2020 8:30-11:30am
September 2, 2020 8:30-11:30am
September 9, 2020 8:30-11:30am
September 16, 2020 8:30-11:30am
September 23, 2020 8:30-11:30am
September 30, 2020 8:30-11:30am
October 7, 2020 8:30-11:30am
October 21, 2020 8:30-11:30am
October 28, 2020 8:30-11:30am
November 4, 2020 8:30-11:30am
November 11, 2020 8:30-11:30am
November 18, 2020 8:30-11:30am
November 25, 2020 8:30-11:30am
December 2, 2020 8:30-11:30am
December 9, 2020 8:30-11:30am
December 16, 2020 8:30-11:30am
December 23, 2020 8:30-11:30am
December 30, 2020 8:30-11:30am

View the 2019 schedule

2019 cabinet meeting schedule, agendas, notes
Date Time Agenda Notes
January 9, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda January 9, 2019 Notes January 9, 2019
January 16, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda January 16, 2019 Notes January 16, 2019
January 23, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda January 23, 2019 Notes January 23, 2019
January 30, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda January 30, 2019 Notes January 30, 2019
February 6, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda February 06, 2019 Notes February 06, 2019
March 1, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda March 1, 2019 Notes March 1, 2019
March 6, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda March 6, 2019 Notes March 6, 2019
March 13, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda March 13, 2019 Notes March 13, 2019
March 20, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda March 20, 2019 Notes March 20, 2019
March 27, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda March 27, 2019 Notes March 27, 2019
April 3, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda April 3, 2019 Notes April 3, 2019
April 10, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda April 10, 2019 Notes April 10, 2019
April 17, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda April 17, 2019 Notes April 17, 2019
April 24, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda April 24, 2019 Notes April 24, 2019
May 1, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda May 1, 2019 Notes May 1, 2019
May 8, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda May 8, 2019 Notes May 8, 2019
May 22, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda May 22, 2019 Notes May 22, 2019
June 5, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda June 5, 2019 Notes June 5, 2019
June 26, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda June 26, 2019 Notes June 26, 2019
July 17, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda June 17, 2019 Notes June 17, 2019
July 24, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda June 24, 2019 Notes June 24, 2019
July 31, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda June 31, 2019 Notes June 31, 2019
August 14, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda August 14, 2019 Notes August 14, 2019
September 4, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda September 4, 2019 Notes September 4, 2019
September 11, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda September 11, 2019 Notes September 11, 2019
September 25, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda September 25, 2019 Notes September 25, 2019
October 2, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda October 2, 2019 Notes October 2, 2019
October 16, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda October 16, 2019 Notes October 16, 2019
October 30, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda October 30, 2019 Notes October 30, 2019
November 27, 2019 8:30-11:30am Agenda November 27, 2019 Notes November 27, 2019

View the 2018 schedule

2018 cabinet meeting schedule, agendas, notes
Date Time Agenda Notes
January 3, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda January 3, 2018 Notes January 3, 2018
January 10, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda January 10, 2018 Notes January 10, 2018
January 24, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda January 24, 2018 Notes January 24, 2018
January 31, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda January 31, 2018 Notes January 31, 2018
February 7, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda February 7, 2018 Notes February 7, 2018
February 14, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda February 14, 2018 Notes February 14, 2018
February 21, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda February 21, 2018 Notes February 21, 2018
February 28, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda February 28, 2018 Notes February 28, 2018
March 7, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda March 7, 2018 Notes March 7, 2018
March 21, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda March 21, 2018 Notes March 21, 2018
April 4, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda April 4, 2018 Notes April 4, 2018
April 11, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda April 11, 2018 Notes April 11, 2018
May 2, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda May 2, 2018 Notes May 2, 2018
May 16, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda May 16, 2018 Notes May 16, 2018
May 30, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda May 30, 2018 Notes May 30, 2018
June 6, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda June 6, 2018 Notes June 6, 2018
July 11, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda July 11, 2018 Notes July 11, 2018
July 18, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda July 18, 2018 Notes July 18, 2018
August 1, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda August 1, 2018 Notes August 1, 2018
August 15, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda August 15, 2018 Notes August 15, 2018
September 5, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda September 5, 2018 Notes September 5, 2018
September 12, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda September 12, 2018 Notes September 12, 2018
September 19, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda September 19, 2018 Notes September 19, 2018
September 26, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda September 26, 2018 Notes September 26, 2018
October 3, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda October 3, 2018 Notes October 3, 2018
October 17, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda October 17, 2018 Notes October 17, 2018
November 7, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda November 7, 2018 Notes November 7, 2018
November 14, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda November 14, 2018 Notes November 14, 2018
November 29, 2018 8:30am-12pm Agenda November 29, 2018 Notes November 29, 2018
December 5, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda December 5, 2018 Notes December 5, 2018
December 12, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda December 12, 2018 Notes December 12, 2018
December 19, 2018 8:30-11:30am Agenda December 19, 2018 Notes December 19, 2018

View the 2017 schedule

2017 cabinet meeting schedule, agendas, notes
Date Time Agenda Notes
July 12, 2017 8:30-11:30am Agenda July 12, 2017
July 26, 2017 8:30-11:30am Agenda July 26, 2017 Notes July 26, 2017
August 9, 2017 8:30-11:30am Agenda August 9, 2017
August 23, 2017 8:30-11:30am
September 5, 2017 8am-5pm
(Cabinet Retreat)
September 6, 2017 8:30-11am
September 20, 2017 8:30-11:30am
September 27, 2017 8:30-11:30am Agenda September 27, 2017 Notes September 27, 2017
October 4, 2017 8:30-11:30am Agenda October 4, 2017 Notes October 4, 2017
October 11, 2017 8:30-11:30am Agenda October 11, 2017 Notes October 11, 2017
October 18, 2017 8:30-11:30am Agenda October 18, 2017 Notes October 18, 2017
October 25, 2017 8:30-11:30am Agenda October 25, 2017 Notes October 25, 2017
November 1, 2017 8:30-11:30am Agenda November 1, 2017 Notes November 1, 2017
November 15, 2017 8:30-11:30am Agenda November 15, 2017 Notes November 15, 2017
November 29, 2017 8:30-11:30am Agenda November 29, 2017 Notes November 29, 2017
December 6, 2017 8:30-11:30am Agenda December 6, 2017 Notes December 6, 2017
December 13, 2017 8:30-11:30am Agenda December 13, 2017 Notes December 13, 2017
December 20, 2017 8:30-11:30am Agenda December 20, 2017 Notes December 20, 2017